Just a short post to show you what I made for a friends birthday recently. The spiral on the card was a piece of paper someone gave to me when looking through the stuff they had collected for the collage session, with a small ‘jewel’ from a Mother’s Day card and some gold string (don’t… Read More Birthday Spirals
I made my granddaughter an ‘Never-ending card’ for her birthday. I tried a different way to arrange things than I had with my Easter card and an earlier birthday card. The birthday card was the first one I made and I kept it simple with coloured edges a bit of writing and lots of stickers.… Read More Another Never-ending card
I think I have probably spent most of my time this last month working on this project and with time ‘of the essence’, as they say, I have had to give up being a perfectionist and just do the best I could in the time. Originally I had just wanted to buy a boy (not… Read More A Birthday doll
I couldn’t show you these before as I made them as a little something for part of my daughter’s birthday present. People seemed to like the idea of rainbow coasters when I showed you the ones I made in June but they only had five rows. So I decided to make some coasters about the… Read More Rainbow coasters
Another post so soon! Yes but I thought I would share our Sunday outing with you. Sunday was my daughter’s birthday and I was picked up after church and we all went down to Portsmouth Historic Dockyard. We being myself, my daughter, her husband, their daughter and a friend who is at present lodging with… Read More A Birthday Outing
Well it’s my daughter’s birthday tomorrow and although she doesn’t know it she is coming down with her family to see the Historic Dockyard in Portsmouth and I have been invited to go with them and then they are coming back here for tea. Her husband has made her a Battenburg for tea just like… Read More So what was I doing this afternoon?
I decided last Wednesday that as I would be seeing my granddaughter on my birthday, I ought to take a little gift and decided to crochet her a small animal and a pig looked easiest. I had a couple of patterns but I was afraid they would be too big and so after getting a… Read More A Pig, a Pattern and a Party